933  
WGUS43 KLSX 242058  
FLWLSX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO  
358 PM CDT THU AUG 24 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST. LOUIS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSOURI...  
 
MISSOURI RIVER NEAR CHAMOIS  
 
.THIS FLOOD WARNING IS A RESULT OF SEVERAL INCHES OF RAINFALL IN THE  
KANSAS CITY METRO THE PAST 72 HOURS AND NONE FORECAST IN THE NEXT  
24 HOURS...  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
RAINFALL HEAVIER THAN FORECAST COULD CAUSE RIVER LEVELS TO RISE EVEN  
HIGHER THAN PREDICTED. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL MONITOR  
THIS DEVELOPING SITUATION AND ISSUE FOLLOW UP STATEMENTS AS  
CONDITIONS OR FORECASTS CHANGE.  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE: NEVER DRIVE CARS, TRUCKS, OR SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES  
THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. THE WATER MAY BE TOO DEEP TO ALLOW FOR SAFE  
PASSAGE.  
 
THIS PRODUCT, ALONG WITH ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND STREAM INFORMATION,  
IS AVAILABLE AT HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=LSX.  
 

 
 
MOC027-151-252058-  
/O.NEW.KLSX.FL.W.0127.170824T2234Z-170827T0000Z/  
/CMSM7.1.ER.170824T2234Z.170825T0600Z.170825T1200Z.NO/  
358 PM CDT THU AUG 24 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST. LOUIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER NEAR CHAMOIS  
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.  
* AT 2:00 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS  
AFTERNOON AND CREST NEAR 17.2 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. THE  
RIVER IS FORECAST TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW MORNING.  
* IMPACT: AT 17.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE: LOWER LYING BOTTOM LAND BEGINS  
TO FLOOD.  
 

 
FLD LATEST 7 A.M. FORECAST  
LOCATION STG OBS STG 08/25 08/26 08/27 08/28 08/29  
 
MISSOURI RIVER  
CHAMOIS 17.0 16.75 17.0 13.5 11.5 10.1 9.1  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3871 9185 3873 9164 3868 9164 3855 9192  
3864 9198  
 

 
 
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